Are you ready?

I know it isn’t Christmas yet but we’ve started talking about putting up the Christmas tree early. How early is too early? Haloween hasn’t arrived, we’ve still got strawberries growing outside and I just cut the lawn again! I think as a kid I thought of Christmas once the Eaton’s catalogue arrived. Remember that? I…

Palm Springs

Last year Wendy and I celebrated our wedding anniversary by going to Palm Springs and LA in late January, early February. If you don’t know the area it’s about a 2 hour drive from LA to Palm Springs, and as we were going to leave from LA we decided to fly in to LAX and…

A few years ago – well quite a few – Wendy and I were driving across Saskatewan in the middle of winter. While it was cold – really cold – it was sunny. We were passing farm after farm that was deserted, left to rot in the elements. I decided to stop and take a…